Aberdeen Standard Investments is a leading global asset manager dedicated to creating long-term value for clients. To achieve this, we offer a comprehensive range of investment capabilities, as well as the highest levels of service. Overall, we manage worldwide assets worth $77.88 billion (as of December 31, 2017) on behalf of clients in 80 countries. In managing these assets, we employ over 1,000 investment professionals and provide client support from 46 client relationship offices globally.
DWS is one of the world's leading asset managers with $843+ billion of assets under management as of 12/31/2017 and strong investment capabilities across all major asset classes. For 60+ years,DWS has aimed to be recognized globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and innovation.
FlexShares® offers funds specifically designed with real-world goals in mind. Each fund is designed to pursue specific investment objectives: growing assets, managing risk, generating income and managing liquidity. FlexShares product engineering combines the understanding of these investor needs with thoughtful design and global portfolio expertise to produce investment strategies that improve and simplify the investment decision process for the long-term investor.
Natixis Investment Managers serves financial professionals with more insightful ways to construct portfolios. Powered by the expertise of our multi-affiliate model, we apply Active Thinking℠ to deliver proactive solutions that help clients pursue better outcomes in all markets. Natixis ranks among the world’s largest asset management firms.
Nuveen, the investment manager of TIAA, offers a comprehensive range of outcome-focused investment solutions designed to secure the long-term financial goals of institutional and individual investors. Nuveen has $967 billion in assets under management as of 3/31/18 and operations in 16 countries. Its affiliates offer deep expertise across a comprehensive range of traditional and alternative investments through a wide array of vehicles and customized strategies.
Sage is an independent asset management firm that serves the institutional and private client marketplace with traditional fixed-income, tactical asset allocation, and custom solutions for liability driven clients. Based in Austin, TX, Sage was founded in 1996 to deliver solutions and services designed to help investors understand and efficiently accomplish their unique goals. Sage is a client-focused organization, committed to providing comprehensive institutional-based investment services.
For four decades, State Street Global Advisors has served the world’s governments, institutions and financial advisors. With a rigorous, risk-aware approach built on research, analysis and market-tested experience, we build from a breadth of active and index strategies to create cost-effective solutions. As stewards, we help portfolio companies see that what is fair for people and sustainable for the planet can deliver long-term performance. And, as pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest. As a result, we have become the world’s third largest asset manager with nearly US $2.8 trillion under our care. AUM reflects approx. US$34.92 (as of December 31, 2017) with respect to which State Street Global Advisors Funds Distributors, LLC serves as marketing agent; SSGA FD, LLC and State Street Global Advisors are affiliated.
Touchstone Investments commitment to being Distinctively Active means the use of an integrated and rigorous process for identifying and partnering with institutional asset managers who serve as sub-advisors to Touchstone Funds. It also signifies advocating a robust approach to portfolio construction that exclusively uses active strategies or employs active strategies that serve as complements to passive strategies. Offerings include U.S. equity, international/global equity, U.S. fixed income, diversified income, multi-asset and alternative investment funds.